uaigh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish úag (grave).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

uaigh f (genitive singular uaighe, nominative plural uaigheanna)

  1. grave (excavation for burial)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
uaigh n-uaigh huaigh t-uaigh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish úag (grave).

Noun[edit]

uaigh f (genitive singular uaighe, plural uaighean)

  1. grave, tomb, sepulchre

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
uaigh n-uaigh h-uaigh t-uaigh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • 1 úag, úaig” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.